Vanguard University of Southern California

Graduate Program in Clinical Psychology
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The Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology Program equips its students to serve with excellence as Christian mental health professionals by providing the highest quality of rigorous academic training, guided professional development, and integrative faith-based learning in a collaborative and supportive environment. 

Program Overview
Program Administrator
Dr. Jerre White
Department Emphasis
  • 50% Clinical Psychology
  • 25% Child/Human Development
  • 25% Family Therapy
Campus Enrollment
2,100
Program Options
  • Master’s
Areas of Study
  • Therapy (Couples, Marriage, or Family) - Master's
Department Address

55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
United States

Phone Number
714-556-3610
Master's Level
Masters Program Options
  • Clinical Psychology
Masters Comments

This degree is a Masters of Science in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. Graduates meet the educational requirements of the California Board of Behavioral Sciences for licensure as Marriage and Family Therapists.  With an additional five units, graduates also meet the educational requirements of the California Board of Behavioral Sciences for licensure as Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors.

CFLE Information

NCFR recognizes schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that follows the Standards and Criteria required for approval as a Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). NCFR approval allows the school to offer their graduates the opportunity to apply for Provisional Certification using the Abbreviated Application process. The CFLE Checklist represents the courses that meet the CFLE criteria at that school. Students must complete all the courses on a checklist in order to qualify to apply for the CFLE designation through the Abbreviated Application process.